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6.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 217 ratings
  1. 10 (35)
  2. 9 (25)
  3. 8 (26)
  4. 7 (36)
  5. 6 (21)
  6. 5 (20)
  7. 4 (15)
  8. 3 (11)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (19)

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  • Rating:4

    Too Difficult for me

    Only played this because is was on ONLIVE play pack. Looked interesting till I began playing. I don't play many Adventure point and click games, which is where I would put this, but decided to try this one. The game p... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3.5

    My aging brain is just not cut out for these games anymore.

    Back when all we had were the "Quest" games they made sense and it was fun to figure out what to do next. But when these newer games came along there seems to be no logic as to your next move. I began "Darkness Within"... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    3,5 ? It's just not right. This game definitely deserves more !

    Point and click horror adventure inspired by H.P.Lovecraft that leads you to discover dark secrets...... Graphics : good. I don't know why people expect crytek engine when playing this. Graphic is solid. It's game fro... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:1.5

    What was it?

    i don't know if it is my bad luck or not..but honestly guyz...i didn't find any enjoyement or anything while playing this. the story seemed very interesting...that's why i chosed the game...but hay..where are the rest of... Read Full Review

    1 of 13 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    WHO on earth is writing those childish reviews? Darkness Within is a very amusing and enjoyable adventure game.

    Darkness Within is a very amusing and enjoyable point and click adventure game with incredibly beautiful graphics and amazing atmosphere. For us adventure freaks who starve in this genre, "Darkness Within" is like a bree... Read Full Review

    21 of 24 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Genuine lovecraftian mystery

    This adventure is the right choice for people acquainted with the writings of Lovecraft. For other lovers of horror adventures it will be nice but somehow weird, because it lacks monsters, big monsters and ultimate boss ... Read Full Review

    11 of 12 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    Potential, potential.. Sadly it stops there.

    Darkness within is a point'n'click adventure game, supposedly inspired by H.P. Lovecraft's novels. (For those who have never read Lovecraft, please close the web browser and don't come back until you have.) You play a... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Horror/Adventure... Do you like it? Give it a try then...

    After being played some considerable amount of adventure games, I think I can call myself as a hardcore adventure game fan. Starting from this point, I can tell you this, Darkness Within is a pretty fun and absorbing exp... Read Full Review

    6 of 8 users found the following review helpful